גולם

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Hebrew[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

גולם \ גֹּלֶם ‎(gólemm ‎(plural indefinite גְּלָמִים, plural construct גָּלְמֵי־) [pattern: קֹטֶל]

  1. an inchoate object, an amorphous mass
  2. a dummy, a form
  3. (mythology, Jewish folklore) a golem, a clay automaton
  4. (entomology) a pupa
  5. (colloquial) a fool, a clod, an oaf, an awkward person

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Yiddish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew גולם \ גֹּלֶם(gólem).

Noun[edit]

גולם ‎(goylemm, plural גולמס(goylems) or גולמים(goylomem)

  1. (mythology, folklore) golem
  2. fool, idiot

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